MP ex-rebel Cong MLAs leaving Bengaluru for Bhopal

The former rebels, however, remained incommunicado with the media even after Nath resigned, ostensibly under advice by their leader as the political situation in... Read more »

BJP preparing to form govt as Kamal Nath resigns

Many BJP leaders including Dharmendra Pradhan and Jyotiraditya Scindia attended the meeting. Sources say that a strategy was chalked out in this meeting about... Read more »

After MP defeat, Congress focuses on Raj, Gujarat RS polls

Congress is focusing on the Rajya Sabha elections to win two seats each in Gujarat and Rajasthan where BJP has put up extra candidate... Read more »

Digvijaya approaches K’taka HC to meet rebel MLAs

“As the party’s candidate for the March 26 Rajya Sabha by-election in Bhopal, I have every right to meet my party’s legislators to seek... Read more »

Scindia clears hurdle as Kamal Nath stares at ouster

“Neither Scindia’s affidavit, nor his nomination papers mention the cases pending against him,” Dhanopia had said. Bhopal, March 18 (IANS) Election officer A.P. Singh... Read more »

DMK to hold elections to party posts on March 29

Stalin said that hence an election for the two posts would be held. Chennai, March 16 (IANS) DMK President M.K. Stalin on Monday said... Read more »

Andhra CS urges SEC to revoke postponement of polls

The Chief Secretary wrote the letter after SEC on Sunday postponed the elections by six weeks citing the precautionary measures required to check the... Read more »

BJP’s RS nominee Solanki’s resignation from govt job accepted

Solanki tendered his resignation from the post of assistant professor from a college in Barwani to contest the second seat of the Rajya Sabha... Read more »

Azad for early start of political process in J&K

“The political process has to start. Only with political process, elections are held and the government is chosen by the people,” said the Congress... Read more »

Venugopal, Dangi, Satav, Chaturvedi filed nomination for RS

Venugopal and Dangi arrived at the state Assembly Secretariat around 12.30 p.m. and submitted their nominations to the returning officer. Jaipur/Mumbai, March 13 (IANS)... Read more »

Haryana gears up for Rajya Sabha election

Of the three seats, two Rajya Sabha seats are vacant due to the resignation of BJP’s Ram Kumar Kashyap and Congress leader Kumari Selja’s... Read more »

BJP, Cong candidates file nominations for RS in Gujarat

Three candidates from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and two from the Congress on Friday filed nominations for four Rajya Sabha seats in Gujarat.... Read more »

M’rashtra’s 7 RS candidates set to be elected unopposed

On the final day of filing nominations, only seven candidates remained the fray, the scrutiny will take place on March 16 and the last... Read more »

Premchand Gupta, A.D. Singh RJD’s RS candidates from Bihar

At a press conference held in the RJD office on Thursday morning, the party’s state president Jagdanand Singh announced the names of the two... Read more »

‘MP virus’ won’t strike Maha govt: Shiv Sena

Sena MP Sanjay Raut said that the Bharatiya Janata Party’s similar operation was foiled 100 days ago in Maharashtra. “At that time, the Maha... Read more »

Is Hemant Soren an easy target for BJP in Jharkhand?

Sources say Soren has dropped enough hints for the Congress that if he was not given adequate freedom to run the government, he might... Read more »

Congress Govt tottering in Madhya Pradesh

It is a matter of time before the Kamal Nath-led Congress gets the marching orders. The odds that were stacked against the BJP till... Read more »

Thambidurai, Munusamy AIADMK candidates for RS polls

As per the Election Commission’s schedule for the biennial elections, the polling will be held on March 26 and counting of votes taken up... Read more »

Trivedi, Mausam, Arpita among four Trinamool RS candidates

“I am glad to announce that @AITCofficial will be nominating Arpita Ghosh, Mausam Noor, Dinesh Trivedi & Subrata Bakshi to the Rajya Sabha. As... Read more »

Patna court rejects Kishor’s bail plea in content theft case

Complainant Shashwat Gautam had accused the expelled Janata Dal-United leader and his staff Osama of content theft for Kishor’s “Baat Bihar Ki’ campaign and... Read more »